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  1. General Reef Discussion
    I just bought a Sebae anemone from my LFS. Would a red mithrax crab bother my anemone? Also, what about my hermit crabs? The mithrax crab mainly is my concern. The crab is hiding in between the anemone and rock. I just hope the crab doesn't bother my anemone!
  2. General Reef Discussion
    So two days ago I had a hermit dead and been pulled from his shell. Now today again. Only suspects are a huge mithrax, he is more than two inches legs and all. And a hawk fish. there are shrimp in there and he dont bother them at all. I think the big mithrax will have to go.
  3. General Reef Discussion
    Hi, Yesterday I saw my Mitrax crab sitting in the planting in my tank. And was surprised to see eggs under its carapace. It didnt move the whole evening, and this morning it seemed to be in a similar pose but drifted out of its original posistion. I think it is dead, could the stress of...
  4. Pests, Hitchhikers, and Diseases
    I think I caught my mithrax eating star polyps. Is this something mithrax would do? I have seen him picking over zoa before but I thought he was just eating stuff off of them but some star polyps are missing now :(
  5. General Reef Discussion
    I have a ten gallon mini reef and I have two possibly three Mithrax crabs in there eating my bubble algae. I JUST added a banded coral shrimp tonight and I read that they can be aggressive towards other crustaceans. I saw them cross one another's path and they did not interact violently but...
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